Lord of the Forest by Caroline Pitcher
pub Frances Lincoln Sept 2004 (also published in Denmark, French, Canadian
illustrated by Jackie Morris
Tiger was born fluffy and small with eyes tight shut. As tiger grows he
begins to use his ears to listen to and discover the world around him. He
hears the grass growing long and the monkeys and their tribe. He hears the
eagle soaring overhead and tiny ant below. And all the time he wonders,
"who is the Lord of the Forest" And he waits for the silence that signals
A joy to read aloud as the rhythm of the language keeps the interest of
any audience of children.
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